Energy & Climate Intelligence Unit https://eciu.net/ Informed debate on energy and climate change. en-GB Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:09:00 +0100 Fri, 23 Aug 2019 09:10:16 +0100 Power cut: Five big questions https://eciu.net/blog/2019/power-cut-five-big-questions Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:09:00 +0100 Questions remain over local energy networks, gas-fired power stations and Ofgem itself UK: 'The Home of Electric Vehicles'? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/uk-the-home-of-electric-vehicles Fri, 16 Aug 2019 00:30:00 +0100 Boris Johnson wants the UK to be centre of the EV world... so, how close is it now? IPCC lays out menu of land choices https://eciu.net/blog/2019/ipcc-lays-out-menu-of-land-choices Thu, 08 Aug 2019 00:20:00 +0100 UN report homes in on nexus of food, nature and climate regulation Decarbonisation is getting cheaper. Why? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/decarbonisation-is-getting-cheaper-why Tue, 16 Jul 2019 15:29:00 +0100 Reducing emissions has turned out to be far cheaper than the Committee on Climate Change expected COP 26: Britain's, or Comedy's, Finest Hour? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/cop-26-britains-finest-hour-or-comedys-finest-hour Wed, 10 Jul 2019 19:23:00 +0100 Comparisons between the UK's climate action record and comedy hit Dad's Army are far from complimentary. For peat's sake! https://eciu.net/blog/2019/for-peats-sake Thu, 04 Jul 2019 10:17:00 +0100 Cutting peat use and restoring peatlands is vital for cutting the UK's emissions Electric vehicles: defining ambition https://eciu.net/blog/2019/electric-vehicles-defining-ambition Mon, 17 Jun 2019 11:38:00 +0100 Is the switch to electric vehicles happening fast enough? Net zero – is it feasible? https://eciu.net/blog/2019/net-zero-is-it-feasible Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:20:00 +0100 Alex Kazaglis, Principal at Vivid Economics, looks into the detail of the new net zero emissions law Net Zero: This changes (almost) everything https://eciu.net/blog/2019/net-zero-this-changes-almost-everything Mon, 13 May 2019 14:25:00 +0100 Adopting a net zero emissions target changes decision-making - and it starts right now Net zero: Five big questions https://eciu.net/blog/2019/net-zero-five-big-questions Wed, 01 May 2019 07:55:00 +0100 What to look out for in the Committee on Climate Change's net zero advice The case for low carbon heat https://eciu.net/blog/2019/the-case-for-low-carbon-heat Mon, 29 Apr 2019 11:34:00 +0100 The discussion around decarbonising heat often focuses on the negative, where are the good news stories? Achieving net zero: How to accelerate innovation https://eciu.net/blog/2019/achieving-net-zero-how-to-accelerate-innovation Mon, 29 Apr 2019 08:48:00 +0100 A bold innovation agenda will be essential to achieve net zero emissions by mid-century, says Nick Molho.